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Chinua Achebe

“At the most one could say that his chi or ... personal god was good. But the Ibo people have a proverb that when a man says yes his chi says yes also. Okonkwo said yes very strongly; so his chi agreed. ”


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Things Fall Apart (The African Trilogy, #1) Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
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